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  • Other Minds
    Other Minds (English, Hardback) Peter Godfrey-Smith

    A philosopher dons a wet suit and journeys into the depths of consciousness.

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  • The Animator's Survival Kit
    The Animator's Survival Kit (English, Paperback) Richard Williams

    "A manual of methods, principles and formulas for classical, computer, games, stop motion and internet animators"--Cover.

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  • The White Album
    The White Album (English, Paperback) Joan Didion

    First published in 1979, The White Album records indelibly the upheavals and aftermaths of the 1960s. Examining key events, figures, and trends of the era?including Charles Manson, the Black Panthers, and the shopping mall?through the lens of her own spiritual confusion, Joan Didion helped to define mass culture as we now understand it. Written with a commanding sureness of tone and linguistic...

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  • A Burglar's Guide to the City
    A Burglar's Guide to the City (English, Paperback) Geoff Manaugh

    At the heart of Geoff Manaugh's A Burglar's Guide to the City is an unexpected and thrilling insight: the city as seen through the eyes of robbers. From experts on both sides of the law, readers learn to understand the city as an arena of possible tunnels and picked locks and architecture itself as an obstacle to be outwitted and second-guessed.

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  • Venomous
    Venomous (English, Hardback) Christie Wilcox

    Venomous reveals that the animals we fear the most actually hold the keys to a deeper understanding of evolution, adaptation, and immunity. Thrilling and surprising at every turn, Venomous will change the way you think about our natural world.

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  • Future Sex
    Future Sex (English, Hardback) Emily Witt

    In Future Sex, Emily Witt captures the experiences of going to bars alone, dating online, and hooking up with strangers. She decides to say yes to everything and to find her own path. She observes the subcultures she encounters with a wry sense of humour, capturing them in all of their strangeness, ridiculousness, and beauty.

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  • Encounters at the Heart of the World
    Encounters at the Heart of the World (English, Paperback) Elizabeth A. Fenn

    The Mandan Indians, iconic plains people whose teeming, busy towns on the upper Missouri River were for centuries at the centre of the North American universe. Why don't we know more? Who were they, really? This book retrieves their history by piecing together important discoveries in archaeology, anthropology, geology, climatology, and more.

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  • Sweet Dreams, Pout-Pout Fish
    Sweet Dreams, Pout-Pout Fish (English, Hardback) Deborah Diesen, Dan Hanna

    Feeling sleepy? It's time for bed! In this title, toddlers will love swimming along with the Pout-Pout Fish as he turns little frowns into sleepy smiles. It is a mini-adventure to introduce the youngest guppies to the popular Pout-Pout Fish.

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  • The Pout-pout Fish
    The Pout-pout Fish (English, Hardback) Deborah Diesen

    Lets you swim along with the pout-pout fish as he discovers that being glum and spreading "dreary-wearies" isn't really his destiny. In this title, bright ocean colours and playful rhyme come together to turn even the poutiest of frowns upside down.

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  • Everyone Loves Bacon
    Everyone Loves Bacon (English, Hardback) Kelly DiPucchio

    Sure, everyone loves Bacon-until Bacon's popularity goes right to his head. He's so busy soaking up the attention from his fans, that he soon forgets the important things in life, like friendship and family. How will things end for our deliciously crispy hero?

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  • The Dream Songs
    The Dream Songs (English, Paperback) John Berryman

    John Berryman's Dream Songs are perhaps the funniest, saddest, most intricately wrought cycle of poems by an American in the twentieth century. This title collects 77 Dream Songs, which won Berryman the Pulitzer Prize in 1965, and their continuation, His Toy, His Dream, His Rest, which won the National Book Award and the Bollingen Prize in 1969.

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  • A Voyage in the Clouds
    A Voyage in the Clouds (English, Hardback) Matthew Olshan, Sophie Blackall

    A hilarious fictionalised retelling of the first international flight, which happened in a balloon.

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  • House of Lords and Commons
    House of Lords and Commons (English, Hardback) Ishion Hutchinson

    In House of Lords and Commons, the revelatory and vital new collection of poems from the winner of the 2013 Whiting Writers' Award in poetry, Ishion Hutchinson returns to the difficult beauty of the Jamaican landscape with remarkable lyric precision.

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  • Spooky Action at a Distance
    Spooky Action at a Distance (English, Paperback) George Musser

    Physicists have discovered a phenomenon that operates outside the confines of space and time: nonlocality - the ability of two particles to act in harmony no matter how far apart they may be. If space isn't what we thought it was, then what is it? In Spooky Action at a Distance, the journalist George Musser sets out to answer that question.

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  • Too Much and Not the Mood
    Too Much and Not the Mood (English, Paperback) Durga Chew-Bose

    From Durga Chew-Bose, ?one of our most gifted, insightful essayists and critics? (Nylon), comes "a warmly considered meld of criticism and memoir" (New Yorker), a lyrical and piercingly insightful debut collection of essays about identity and culture....

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  • Table Manners
    Table Manners (English, Hardback) Jeremiah Tower

    Table Manners is an entertaining and practical guide to manners for everyone and every occasion. Whether you are a guest at a potluck or the host of a dinner party, a patron of your local bar or an invitee at a state dinner, this book tells you exactly how to behave: what to talk about, what to wear, how to eat.

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  • American Philosophy
    American Philosophy (English, Hardback) John Kaag

    John Kaag - a disillusioned philosopher at sea in his marriage and career - stumbles upon a treasure trove of rare books on an old estate in the hinterlands of New Hampshire that once belonged to the Harvard philosopher William Ernest Hocking. As he begins to catalog and preserve the books, Kaag rediscovers the very tenets of American philosophy.

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  • Half-Light
    Half-Light (English, Hardback) Frank Bidart

    Gathered together, the poems of Frank Bidart perform one of the most remarkable transmutations of the body into language in contemporary literature. His pages represent the human voice in all its extreme registers, whether it's that of the child-murderer Herbert White, the obsessive anorexic Ellen West, the tormented genius Vaslav Nijinsky.

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  • The Selfishness of Others
    The Selfishness of Others (English, Paperback) Kristin Dombek

    An essayist and a cultural journalist provides a thought-provoking narrative of how ônarcissismö became a fluid cultural phenomenonùa repository for our deepest fears about love, friendship and familyùthat cuts through hysteria in search of the razor-thin line between pathology and common selfishness. Original.

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  • Thinking, Fast and Slow
    Thinking, Fast and Slow (English, Paperback) Daniel Kahneman

    A Nobel Prize-winning psychologist draws on years of research to introduce his "machinery of the mind" model on human decision making to reveal the faults and capabilities of intuitive versus logical thinking, providing insights into such topics as optimism, the unpredictability of happiness and the psychological pitfalls of risk-taking. Reprint. 100,000 first printing.

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